The Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame honors older Ohioans for the vital role they play in society. Individuals selected for induction embody the productivity and enjoyment that should be a part of every person's retirement years.
The Elder Caregiver Award symbolically honors the thousands of Ohio caregivers who lovingly take care of family and friends day after day.
Presenters: Bonnie Kantor-Burman - Director, Ohio Department of Aging, and Suzanne Burke - CEO, Council on Aging of Southwestern Ohio; and President, Ohio Association of Area Agencies on Aging.
Elder Caregiver Honorees:
Dr. John Mattox
Senior Citizen Hall of Fame Inductees:
Norman A. Bell, Sr.
Anna Clara Gee Blackwell
Eugene D'Angelo, Jr.
Dr. Germaine Hahnel
Dr. Terry Hokenstad
Alberta Robinson Shurelds